Hamilton crash victim dies in hospital
Kim French, 54, who was seriously injured in the crash at the corner of Whatawhata and Dinsdale Rd on Janaury 2, died in Waikato Hospital yesterday (4 March, 2015).
Gary Andrew Wendt, 68, was killed in the crash. Two other women, aged 52 and 48, were also injured.
One person is dead following an accident involving a digger in Port Waikato this morning (4 March, 2015).
Beach death to be investigated
One dead after car and truck collide – Tauranga
Driver dies from recycling truck injuries
Tourist driver’s licence suspended on the spot
A motorcyclist has died in a collision at a road works site in Meremere this morning
The fatality, the tenth reported death on Waikato roads, so far this year, happened on Island Block Rd, just south of the Bombay Hills, shortly before midday (4 March 2015).
Melanoma ‘deadlier than road fatalities’
[Both figures are heavily doctored by NZ government. Editor]
Dead Westport kayaker named by Police
Christopher Black, 51, went fishing in a sea kayak on February 22. http://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/335171/dead-westport-kayaker-named
Teenager who died in crash near Westport named
Danny O’Donnell, 19, was killed in the crash on Tauranga Bay Rd, near Westport, on Monday.
Mr O’Donnell was a rear seat passenger in the car carrying five people. The fate of the other four people is currently unknown.
Forbidden driver blames victim for fatal crash
Two men killed in two separate Waikato crashes named by police
In the first death, 18-year-old Matthew Richard Perkins BLYDE, died when his car collided with another at the rural intersection of Waharoa and Pohlen Roads outside Matamata about 9.40pm.
Four people travelling in the other car also suffered injuries with two being airlifted to Waikato Hospital. [Their fate remains unknown.]
In the second crash on the Kopu-Hikuai Rd about 3.35pm, a 59-year-old Peterus Johannes CORNELISSEN [from the Netherlands] lost control of his motorbike and collided with bank.
“Airlifted to Waikato Hospital he died a short time later and again, Police would like to extend our sympathies to his family for their loss.”
Two car collision on SH31 west of Otorohanga
If the earlier crashes weren’t enough for emergency services to deal with, first responders were called out again on Sunday to deal with a two car collision on SH31 west of Otorohanga.
“In this crash two cars collided at the intersection of SH1 and Waitomo Valley Rd. An Auckland couple in their seventies were airlifted to Waikato Hospital with serious injuries while a 75-year-old US citizen appeared in the Hamilton District Court yesterday on two charges of careless driving causing injury in relation to the crash.
Tourist swimmers in the spotlight, as well as drivers
Man found in park dies from head injuries
Fatal crash on Waterloo Road
Serious vehicle crash occurs on Great North Road, Grey Lynn
A serious vehicle crash occurred on Great North Road, Grey Lynn at about 3.36am March 1. As a result diversions have been put in place.
Witness sought for fatal crash in Tokoroa (Bay of Plenty of Deaths)
Ioane Pere, 72, was hit by a truck on Dalmeny Street Tokoroa at approximately 9pm on Friday, 20 February. He suffered critical injuries and died later in Waikato Hospital.
Smoke prompts plane to make emergency landing